Artist Gaetano Gandolfi, Italian, 1734-1802
Title
  • Venus Ordering Armor for Aeneas at Vulcan's Forge
Date 18th or early 19th century
Medium Pen and brown ink over black chalk
Dimensions Sheet: 8 3/8 × 5 7/8 inches (21.3 × 14.9 cm)
Framed: 19 × 15 1/2 × 1 1/8 inches (48.3 × 39.4 × 2.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Mr. and Mrs. W. Warren Shelden in memory of Mrs. Allan Shelden III
Accession Number 1991.239
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
(Clovis Whitfield Fine Art Limited, London, England);
1991-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)